MERCEDES BENZ GLC 300 2018: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL

Make : MERCEDES BENZ Model : GLC 300 Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2018-01-08 - 2018-03-18
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V610000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-11-02 Date Received by ODI: 2018-09-11 Date Added to Database: 2018-09-17
Manufacturers Involved: Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: 2018090014
Component: EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TURN SIGNAL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 4702
Summary:
      Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC "MBUSA" is recalling certain 2018 GLC300 4MATIC Coupe, GLC300, GLC300 4MATIC, GLC350e 4MATIC, GLC43 AMG 4MATIC Coupe, and GLC43 AMG 4MATIC vehicles equipped with LED headlights. The front turn signals may have an incorrect color of pink or violet. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard "FMVSS" number 108, "Lamps, Reflective Devices, and Associated Equipment."
Consequence:
      Turn signals that are the wrong color may not be as easily recognized by other drivers, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      MBUSA will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the color of the turn signal, replacing the LED module as necessary, free of charge. The recall began November 2, 2018. Owners may contact MBUSA customer service at 1-800-367-6372.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number: 108
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.